The serene Teuton
found the supper table and was happy, eating steadily through the bill of fare, and dismayed the garcons by the ravages he committed.
I can only account for it by assuming that either England was temporarily conquered by the Teutons
, or that an invasion of so vast proportions was undertaken that German troops were hurled upon the England coast in huge numbers and that landings were necessarily effected at many places simultaneously.
Then it was that Professor Wertz proclaimed it no hog-German, but early German, or early Teuton, of a date that must far precede anything that had ever been discovered and handed down by the scholars.
But little good did it do this much-mixed young man to know that half of him was late American and the other half early Teuton.
His guests rushed to possess him and acclaim him, but James Ward, suddenly looking out of the eyes of the early Teuton, saw the fair frail Twentieth Century girl he loved, and felt something snap in his brain.
What better proof can be needed to establish the superiority of the Teuton
than the fact that after such meals he can produce such music?
Yet it betrayed that interest in the universal which the average Teuton
possesses and the average Englishman does not.
That simple and astute Teuton
had been, it seems, holding me up to Falk in the light of a rival.